Category: Executive Update

Executive Update: February 15, 2020

Important Dates February 2020: Career and Technical Education Month March 10-13: SkillsUSA Board of Director’s Meeting, Atlanta, Ga. President Proposes Large Increase for Perkins CTE in FY21 Budget Request On Jan. 31, President Trump issued a proclamation declaring February as CTE Month. The proclamation recognized the importance of high-quality CTE and ensuring all students have…
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Executive Update: February 1, 2020

Important Dates February 2020: Career and Technical Education Month Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week Feb. 10-13: SkillsUSA Championships Technical Committee Chair Planning Meeting, Atlanta, Ga. March 10-13: SkillsUSA Board of Director’s Meeting, Atlanta, Ga. Message from Chelle I am happy to announce that we already have ten states that have exceeded their previous year’s total SkillsUSA…
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Executive Update: January 15, 2020

Important Dates February 2020: Career and Technical Education Month Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week Remind Your Advisors to Register Their Members to Receive Valuable Benefits State SkillsUSA directors, please pass this on to your advisors: The national membership deadline is March 1. Students must meet both state and national deadlines to be eligible for national competition,…
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Executive Update: January 1, 2020

Important Dates Jan. 11-12: Conference Management System “Boot Camp,” Leesburg, Va. February 2020: Career and Technical Education Month Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week Plan Now for 2020 SkillsUSA Week State SkillsUSA directors, please pass this on to your advisors: SkillsUSA Week is Feb. 2-8 and you can participate in many different ways: hold an open house,…
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Executive Update: December 15, 2019

Important Dates Jan. 11-12: Conference Management System “Boot Camp,” Leesburg, Va. February 2020: Career and Technical Education Month Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week New Magazine Issue: How SkillsUSA Championships Help Students Say “I’m Ready” SkillsUSA advisors are now receiving the winter print edition of SkillsUSA Champions. Please direct your students to the digital edition of the magazine on…
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Executive Update: December 1, 2019

Important Dates Dec. 4-7 : Association for Career and Technical Education CareerTech Vision Conference, Anaheim, Calif. Dec. 10-11: SkillsUSA Board of Directors Meeting Jan. 11-12: Conference Management System “Boot Camp,” Leesburg, Va. February 2020: Career and Technical Education Month Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week Executive Director’s Report I am so honored to be serving as your…
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Executive Update: November 15, 2019

Important Dates Dec. 4-7 : Association for Career and Technical Education CareerTech Vision Conference, Anaheim, Calif. Jan. 11-12: Conference Management System “Boot Camp,” Leesburg, Va. February 2020: Career and Technical Education Month Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week SkillsUSA Welcomes Chelle Travis as Executive Director On Nov. 4, SkillsUSA welcomed Chelle Travis as its executive director. She…
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Tim Lawrence

Executive Update: November 1, 2019

Important Dates Nov. 11-17: National Apprenticeship Week Dec. 4-7 : Association for Career and Technical Education CareerTech Vision Conference, Anaheim, Calif. Jan. 11-12: Conference Management System “Boot Camp,” Leesburg, Va. Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week Executive Director’s Report Great Video Coverage of Bunk Bed Build Over 300 SkillsUSA students from across Los Angeles gathered at Rose…
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Tim Lawrence

Executive Update: October 15, 2019

Important Dates Nov. 11-17: National Apprenticeship Week Dec. 4-7 : Association for Career and Technical Education CareerTech Vision Conference, Anaheim, Calif. Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week Executive Director’s Report SkillsUSA on Display at the Virginia State Fair On Sept. 30-31, I attended the Virginia State Fair, where SkillsUSA students competed in various skill competitions. These are…
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Executive Update: October 1, 2019

Important Dates Dec. 4-7 : Association for Career and Technical Education CareerTech Vision Conference, Anaheim, Calif. Feb. 2-8: SkillsUSA Week Executive Director’s Report WLTI Students Showcase SkillsUSA on the Hill We’ve closed the books on another successful Washington Leadership Training Institute (WLTI) Sept. 21-24. Participation was higher than ever, with 557 attending from 29 states.…
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